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  Topic: Exhibition at The Tin - September 2021
marko

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PostForum: Post your Pictures   Posted: Thu Aug 05, 2021 9:07 pm   Subject: Exhibition at The Tin - September 2021
This Is Then
a visual record of the Coventry Music Scene 1979-1981
images by Mark Osborne
September 10th - 19th 2021
The Tin Community Space & Coal Vaults, Coventry Canal Basin

check
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  Topic: Exhibition at The Tin, April 2020
marko

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PostForum: Post your Pictures   Posted: Sat Jan 18, 2020 9:30 pm   Subject: Exhibition at The Tin, April 2020
This Is Then
Images of the Coventry Music Scene 1979-1981
Mark Osborne
April 3rd- 10th 2020
The Tin
Coventry Canal Basin
I’ll be showing some large format images at The Tin, + with some bands an ...
  Topic: this then - visual record Cov music scene 1979-81
marko

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PostForum: Post your Pictures   Posted: Sun Nov 24, 2013 12:24 pm   Subject: Lost & Found
Found this old poster - 80p to see Specials & Gods Toys, Butts SU Building, back in May 1979.

http://dev.thisthen.co.uk/assets/DSC0299-648.jpg

http://dev.thisthen.co.uk/lost-and-found/


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  Topic: this then - visual record Cov music scene 1979-81
marko

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PostForum: Post your Pictures   Posted: Sun Sep 29, 2013 5:04 pm   Subject: Onward!
hi

check
http://dev.thisthen.co.uk

I've got some development funding off the Arts Council.

http://dev.thisthen.co.uk/assets/_DSC0050_16_648.jpg


Mark
  Topic: this then - visual record Cov music scene 1979-81
marko

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PostForum: Post your Pictures   Posted: Mon Nov 12, 2012 6:10 pm   Subject: this then - visual record Cov music scene 1979-81
hi

I'd be very interested to see such a video

Mark
  Topic: this then - visual record Cov music scene 1979-81
marko

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PostForum: Post your Pictures   Posted: Sat Nov 10, 2012 6:14 pm   Subject: The Selector, Matrix Hall (I think)
hi

last of my 2 tone shots. A set of The Selector at the Matrix Hall (I think).

http://thisthen.co.uk/bands/selecter/matrix/

enjoy

Mark
  Topic: this then - visual record Cov music scene 1979-81
marko

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PostForum: Post your Pictures   Posted: Fri Dec 09, 2011 8:54 pm   Subject: this then - visual record Cov music scene 1979-81
You will all probably be not quite as chuffed as myself in the momentous news that I've discovered when my first set of Specials shots where taken (a previously posted gig at the Butts SU with Gods To ...
  Topic: this then - visual record Cov music scene 1979-81
marko

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PostForum: Post your Pictures   Posted: Mon Oct 31, 2011 10:10 pm   Subject: this then - visual record Cov music scene 1979-81
thanks for all the positive comments

still got quite a bit of material to get through

then I'm going to be looking at doing proper prints of the best shots


Mark
  Topic: this then - visual record Cov music scene 1979-81
marko

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PostForum: Post your Pictures   Posted: Sun Oct 30, 2011 11:47 am   Subject: The Specials and others Festival Against Racism, June 1981
My last lot of Specials shots from the

Festival Against Racism at the old Butts Stadium, June 20th 1981

check

http://thisthen.co.uk/bands/specials/festival-against-racism


Mark
  Topic: this then - visual record Cov music scene 1979-81
marko

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PostForum: Post your Pictures   Posted: Sat Oct 22, 2011 2:49 pm   Subject: Specials, Selector, Dexys, Tiffanys, November 1979
Specials, Selector, Dexys, Tiffanys, November 1979

Enjoy

http://thisthen.co.uk/the-specials-tiffanys-november-1979-with-the-selector-and-dexys/

They played 2 nights I think, this was the firs ...
  Topic: this then - visual record Cov music scene 1979-81
marko

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PostForum: Post your Pictures   Posted: Sat Oct 15, 2011 1:29 am   Subject: The Specials, Butts SU Building, 1979
The Specials, Butts SU Building, 1979

http://thisthen.co.uk/bands/specials/butts-su/

I'd be incredibly happy if anyone could nail the date of this gig.

Enjoy!


Mark
  Topic: this then - visual record Cov music scene 1979-81
marko

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PostForum: Post your Pictures   Posted: Mon Oct 10, 2011 8:27 pm   Subject: copyright
copyright - look carefully at the bottom left of all the images

© mark osborne

which is there to prompt commercial organisations that these arn't a free lunch

if you're into any of the bands ...
  Topic: this then - visual record Cov music scene 1979-81
marko

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PostForum: Post your Pictures   Posted: Sun Oct 09, 2011 8:35 pm   Subject: this then - visual record Cov music scene 1979-81
hi

all being well they should be going up over the next 3 weeks, Butts SU Building, Tiffanys & the final Butts Stadium Anti Racism gig

Mark
  Topic: this then - visual record Cov music scene 1979-81
marko

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PostForum: Post your Pictures   Posted: Sun Oct 09, 2011 6:05 pm   Subject: More Swinging Cats
More Swinging Cats

Check

http://thisthen.co.uk/bands/swinging-cats/wolfe-rehearsal/

http://thisthen.co.uk/bands/swinging-cats/wolfe-may-1980/


enjoy

Mark
  Topic: this then - visual record Cov music scene 1979-81
marko

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PostForum: Post your Pictures   Posted: Sun Oct 02, 2011 12:44 pm   Subject: this then - visual record Cov music scene 1979-81
Great stuff + will be more Swinging Cats shots going up next week

Mark
  Topic: this then - visual record Cov music scene 1979-81
marko

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PostForum: Post your Pictures   Posted: Sun Oct 02, 2011 11:36 am   Subject: this then - visual record Cov music scene 1979-81
hi

Toby

http://thisthen.co.uk/wp-content/gallery/09_team23_swinging_cats/32-40-swing-cats.jpg

complete with fez


m
  Topic: this then - visual record Cov music scene 1979-81
marko

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PostForum: Post your Pictures   Posted: Sat Oct 01, 2011 11:35 am   Subject: Swing Cats, Team 23
First of a couple of sets of Swing Cats shots, these taken at the Lanch Downstairs bar in 1980, with Team 23 in support.

http://thisthen.co.uk/bands/swinging-cats/lanch/


Mark
  Topic: this then - visual record Cov music scene 1979-81
marko

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PostForum: Post your Pictures   Posted: Sat Sep 24, 2011 4:00 pm   Subject: The Beat, UB40, Tiffanys, December, 1979
The Beat, UB40, Tiffanys, December, 1979

Check:

http://thisthen.co.uk/bands/the-beat/tiffanys/


+ if anyone who's brought one of the current live gig CDs would like to post the artwork which ...
  Topic: this then - visual record Cov music scene 1979-81
marko

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PostForum: Post your Pictures   Posted: Sun Sep 18, 2011 9:38 pm   Subject: this then - visual record Cov music scene 1979-81
thanks

should get to the specials shots early October


Mark
  Topic: this then - visual record Cov music scene 1979-81
marko

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PostForum: Post your Pictures   Posted: Sun Sep 18, 2011 11:07 am   Subject: Bad Manners + Dexys, Warwick Uni, 1980
Bad Manners + Dexys, Warwick Uni, 1980.

Check

http://thisthen.co.uk/bands/dexys/warwick/

Bad Manners supporting the 'proper' Dexys - when they had a brass section.
 
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